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IU fires lecturer over alleged sexual assault of student

IU says it fired Guo Ping Wang on Friday after placing him on leave March 28 when it received a report of the assault. IU said Monday it shared the findings of its investigation with Wang and the student last week.

In this Monday, Jan. 12, 2015 photo, Toyota cars for sale are parked at a dealership in Danvers, Mass. Automakers report sales for the month of January, on Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Small-car deals abound as US buyers shift to SUVs

With many Americans rushing to buy trucks and SUVs, there are good deals to be had on cars, especially smaller models. In April, supplies of small cars on dealer lots grew to the highest level in seven years.

This composite image of observations by NASA and the ESA's Solar and Heliospheric Observatory shows the path of Mercury during its November 2006 transit. On Monday, May 9, 2016, the solar system's smallest, innermost planet will resemble a black dot as it passes in front of the Sun. NASA says the event occurs only about 13 times a century. (Solar and Heliospheric Observatory/NASA/ESA via AP)

Mercury makes rare move across the sun

The solar-planetary ballet got underway just after 7 a.m. on the east coast with the smallest planet appearing as a tiny black dot on the face of the sun.